Emergency Management Policy

Applicable to: The policy applies to all Health Service Providers and Contracted Health Entities to the extent this Policy forms part of the contract.

Description: The Emergency Management Policy sets the minimum standards to ensure that the WA Health System has suitable arrangements in place to ensure adequate preparation for, responding to, and recovering from emergencies, disasters, and other disruptive events. A number of Operational Directives listed within the policy will be rescinded and replaced by this policy.

Date of effect: 21 November 2017 to 21 November 2020

Policy Framework